Home >> String Quartet No. 3
String Quartet No. 3

String Quartet No. 3

Item #: HL.49008109

Our Price:
$52.95

No Rating Unrated ( Be the first to review this item )

by Schott

Composed by Peteris Vasks.

Score and Parts. Schott. 9x12 inches. Published by Schott. (HL.49008109)

Free Shipping on this item in orders above $199

Temporarily Out of Stock -- Notify Me when Back in Stock

 

'Christmas · Peace on Earth' is the leading motive of the String Quartet, a tenet of faith as well as an expression of hope. In the first part of the work Vasks uses themes from a well-known Christmas carol, while the second part is strongly influenced by Latvian folksongs and dances. The third section, with a chromaticiscm strongly reminiscent of Shostakovitch, investigates and questions the feasibility of any peace in our society. The final, calm and slightly melancholy section symbolizes 'Peace on Earth' by means of sonorous sustained choirs.

"I ordered drums for my 13-year-old grandaughter for Christmas. They were ordered on December 21st. I thought there was no way she'd get them in time for Christmas and probably not before New Year's Day. To my surprise, she called us on December 23rd and said she'd already received them. Now that is amazing service. The drums are beautiful and she's estatic! We will surely be ordering more musical equipment in this coming year. Another thing. I'd gone to the local music store which carries lots of equipment and they were out of the drums I wanted to purchase. I got online and found activemusician.com and was able to find the drums I wanted and in a color I wanted. Hats off to your good service and good products."

-- C.W., Sacramento, CA
"Thank You! Thank You! Thank You! Thank you so much for the extremely fast shipping, great website, fab pricing and shipping info. I will save your website in favs and order from you for now on since I am just starting out and will need accoutrements as I progress."

-- S.B., Fort Worth, TX
"I can honestly say that ActiveMusician has had the BEST customer service that I have ever encountered when dealing with an online company. Again thank you and happy new year. I look forward to many more orders in the future."

-- C.T., Wildomar, CA
 
 
 
Over 140,000 Items In Stock and Ready to Ship
 
Search